• Special Issue
    Vol. 1 No. 1 (2017)

    This Special issue includes four selected extended peer-reviewed papers originally presented at the 5th Symposium on Lift and Escalator Technologies, held in Northampton, UK, from 23 to 24 September 2015. The Symposium  series brings together experts from various fields who work in the area of vertical transportation technologies. The papers are listed alphabetically by the first author details and involve topics covering lift ride quality, vibroacoustic performance of lift machines, traffic concepts and their application in analysis of ropless lift installtions, as well as a historical analysis of lift catalogs. The Editors would like to thank the authors for their contributions.